CHOW STANDARDS HISTORY

BELOW FIND LINKS TO ALL OF THE USA CHOW STANDARDS THROUGHOUT HISTORY

In the U.S.A. the AKC Chow Standard has been rewritten 4 times with numerous amendments in between. In some cases the alterations to the standard and the perception of what the words meant to breeders and judges alike, directly impacted the breed type and health of the Chow in a negative way. It is fascinating to compare the Standards below and take note on what changed over a 100+ year span

 

1906 STANDARD  1925 STANDARD  1941 STANDARD  1986 STANDARD  1996 ILLUSTRATED

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BELOW FIND LINKS TO ALL OF THE CURRENT INTERNATIONAL CHOW STANDARDS

CLICK HERE TO SEE THE VERY FIRST WRITTEN CHOW STANDARD

 

CKC STANDARD-Canada  TKC STANDARD-United Kingdom  FCI STANDARD-European

 KUSA STANDARD-South Africa  NEW ZEALAND STANDARD  ANKC STANDARD-Australia